Financial Supports for Start-Up Businesses

Business Priming Funding


Funding for a qualifying microenterprise within the first 18 months of start-up. The support of news jobs is prioritised.

Export Marketing Grant                                  


Grants up to €2,500 ex VAT to support microenterprises in their efforts to establish new export markets                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Trading Online Vouchers                              


Grants up to €2,500 ex VAT to microenterprises, trading for at least 6 months to develop their website or digital marketing strategy

Microfinance Loans


Loans from €2,000 - €25,000. Term from 3-5 years - Reduced Interest Rate of 6.8% APR on submissions made via Local Enterprise Office                                                                                                                                         

Innovation Vouchers


Vouchers to the value of max. €5,000 are available through Enterprise Ireland administered scheme.                                                                                                     

New Frontiers

New Frontiers

Enterprise Ireland’s national entrepreneur development programme for innovative, early-stage startups. Validate your business idea and build your start-up.